When one individual dares to talk her fact, it demanding situations us all to stay our personal. With Red sizzling and Holy
, Sera Beak bargains a provocative and intimate view of what it skill to wake up shut and private with the divine in sleek times.
With a unprecedented mixture of audacious wit, scholarly acumen, and soft vulnerability—vibrantly combined with crimson wine, rock songs, tattoos, and erotic encounters—Sera candidly chronicles the highs and lows of her mystical trip. From the innocence of her formative years overwhelm on God; via a whirlwind of torrid liaisons and sour break-ups with Christianity, Buddhism, Sufism, Hinduism, and the recent Age; and at last into dedicated monogamy together with her personal crimson scorching and Holy Goddess, Sera stocks transformative insights, encouraging us all to belief our targeted direction and ignite our personal religious love affair.
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As a baby, i used to be head over heels in love with God. Gaga for God. In grade college, I used to write down “I (heart) God” on the most sensible of all my homework assignments and within the margins of the notes I handed to my girlfriends approximately which boys we concept have been cute. subsequent to The Little Princess, a children’s bible used to be saved on my bedside desk for nightly reading. Miracles? Prophetic dreams? Angels? therapeutic the sick? signal me up for these gigs! and each Thursday i thought J.C. dropped through my bed room so i'll ask him own questions and inform him which sister used to be stressful me the most. i used to be magnetized to rosaries, prayers, and pyramids the best way different teenagers have been to doughnuts, MTV and the Cabbage Patch little ones, and each time I observed a non secular determine (priest, nun, Buddhist monk, Hare Krishna) out in public, it is going to take an incredible quantity of dedication to not stalk them.
while occupation Days in class could come round, my questionnaire might glance a bit anything like this:
favourite subject? God
favourite hobby? God
What do you need to be if you develop up? God
(Okay, there has been a quick time while i used to be six years outdated whilst the reply to that final query was once “an albino.” i assumed albinism may make me glow within the dark.)
while i used to be a baby, God was once now not a trust of a mystical Santa Claus type. He was once as genuine as my heart. I felt Him (inside me). I recognized Him (everywhere). I knew Him (personally). We frolicked jointly, and that i by no means sought after our rendezvous to stop. I merely sought after us to attract closer. i thought i used to be experiencing what many Catholics discuss with as “the name” to be a clergyman, so I matter-of-factly expert my parish monks and Sunday tuition lecturers of my destiny vocation. They laughed, patted my head, and advised me I couldn’t have heard the decision to be a clergyman simply because I had a vagina.
ok, they didn’t say that final half, yet think me, it was once implied.
They did inform me that merely males have been allowed to be clergymen simply because Jesus basically had male disciples (to which Mary Magdalene juts out her left hip and slaps her around cheek with The Gospel of Mary Magdalene). yet, after all, i may consistently be a nun.
Table of Contents
half One B.M. (Before Marion)
- Divine Wild Child
- Mystical Misfits
- Trumped through the Tree of Life
- The Goddess Is in Da House!
- Kali’s Child
- My better Education
- Caught crimson Handed
- The purple mild District of Divinity
- The Sacred Sorority
Part A.M. (After Marion)
- Rouge Awakening
- Red evening of the Soul
- Blast Off
- Red Alert
- The crimson Tent
- Shadow Puppets
- Girls simply Wanna Have Fun
16 ½ Roses Are Red
- The crimson Block
- The pink Princess
- Dragon Fire
- A Ruby within the middle of Granite
- REDefining Divinity
- Burn child, Burn